Willie Bennett, age 70, of Lloyd Wilson Road, Williamsburg, Kentucky departed this life on Thursday, July 6, 2017 at Baptist Health in Corbin. He was born on March 19, 1947 in Whitley County, Kentucky to the late Clarence Bennett and Edna (Gibson) Bennett. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Marsha (Sutton) Bennett. Willie was a veteran of the United States Army.
He is survived by his daughter, Kimberly Bennett of Williamsburg; Shannon Ray Bennett of Richmond; brothers, Carl Bennett and Russell Bennett of Williamsburg; many nieces and nephews; and a host of other family and friends to mourn his passing.
Visitation will from 11:00 A.M. until the funeral hour on Monday, July 10, 2017 at Croley Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will be at 2:00 P.M. Monday, July 10, 2017 at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Roy Sutton officiating. Following the Service he will be laid to rest the Sutton-Pemberton Cemetery.